The first table below looks at the demand for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 376 441 474
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +33
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 217 129 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 52
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£375 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £522 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £328
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +29.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 8
Average hourly rate £18.21 £17.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -30.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.40 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £88.55 £52.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+51.42% -24.73%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39028 36522 40170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.08% 72.85% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24228 22021 22957
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1171 1067 1398
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 206 £383 -7.27% 28
South East +29 78 £350 -26.70% 7
London +25 75 £425 +4.61% 12
Hampshire +26 60 £325 -37.79% 5
East of England -8 13 £265 -37.64% 3
City of London +23 12 £624 +46.76% 4
Norfolk - 11 £265 -
Norwich - 11 £265 -
Berkshire -5 9 £375 +0.60% 1
North West -9 9 £350 +150.00% 2
West Midlands -8 6 £650 +88.40%
Yorkshire +5 5 £306 -8.80% 2
Surrey +4 5 £523 +7.73%
Reading 0 5 - - 1
Wiltshire -3 5 £490 +6.52%
South West -23 5 £490 +24.84%
Lancashire - 5 £350 -
West Yorkshire +7 4 £306 - 1
Manchester -4 4 £310 +121.42%
Scotland -4 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 £650 -
Glasgow +7 3 - -
East Midlands -1 3 £150 -60.00% 1
Leeds - 3 £306 - 1
Slough 0 2 £365 -2.07%
Swindon 0 2 £495 +7.60%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £350 - 1
North East - 1 £350 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £350 - 1

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 144 (34.04%) Oracle
2 136 (32.15%) Microsoft
3 126 (29.79%) HP
3 126 (29.79%) HTML
3 126 (29.79%) Security Cleared
4 107 (25.30%) ISTQB
5 105 (24.82%) SC Cleared
6 104 (24.59%) .NET
7 95 (22.46%) Project Management
8 92 (21.75%) ITIL
9 89 (21.04%) ASP.NET
10 87 (20.57%) JavaScript
11 86 (20.33%) SharePoint
12 84 (19.86%) JSP
13 81 (19.15%) Test Scripting
14 71 (16.78%) Finance
15 69 (16.31%) CRM
16 64 (15.13%) UNIX
17 63 (14.89%) MS Excel
18 60 (14.18%) DV Cleared
19 59 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
20 58 (13.71%) Windows
21 57 (13.48%) C#
22 56 (13.24%) QuickTest Pro
23 51 (12.06%) Service Management
23 51 (12.06%) Test Automation
24 50 (11.82%) VB
24 50 (11.82%) MS Office
25 47 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
26 46 (10.87%) Incident Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 86 (20.33%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.57%) CMS
3 15 (3.55%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.84%) Confluence
6 9 (2.13%) Lync
6 9 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.65%) Drupal
8 7 (1.65%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.95%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.71%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.47%) Liferay
Applications
1 63 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.82%) MS Office
3 22 (5.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.55%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.55%) MS Project
5 11 (2.60%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 47 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.42%) RMDS
6 5 (1.18%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.95%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.95%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.47%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.47%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.24%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.31%) SaaS
2 11 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) PaaS
3 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.47%) Office 365
3 2 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.80%) TCP/IP
2 26 (6.15%) HTTPS
2 26 (6.15%) Intranet
3 18 (4.26%) SAN
4 17 (4.02%) SSL
5 14 (3.31%) Wireshark
6 13 (3.07%) Internet
7 11 (2.60%) HTTP
8 10 (2.36%) DNS
9 5 (1.18%) VPN
10 4 (0.95%) LDAP
11 3 (0.71%) Firewall
11 3 (0.71%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.47%) DMZ
12 2 (0.47%) ADSL
12 2 (0.47%) Broadband
13 1 (0.24%) LAN
13 1 (0.24%) VoIP
13 1 (0.24%) WAN
13 1 (0.24%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
2 21 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.13%) DB2
5 5 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (0.95%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.95%) DataStage
6 4 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.71%) MySQL
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.47%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.24%) Big Data
9 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.24%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 56 (13.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (4.49%) JIRA
3 14 (3.31%) LoadRunner
4 12 (2.84%) PowerDesigner
4 12 (2.84%) JUnit
5 11 (2.60%) Subversion
6 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.95%) CaliberRM
8 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 71 (16.78%) Finance
2 30 (7.09%) Publishing
3 22 (5.20%) Banking
4 15 (3.55%) Marketing
5 14 (3.31%) Retail
6 12 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.84%) Back Office
7 11 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.60%) Front Office
8 7 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.65%) Legal
9 6 (1.42%) Law
10 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (21.04%) Analyst
2 43 (10.17%) Test Analyst
3 39 (9.22%) Architect
4 27 (6.38%) Test Manager
5 26 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.67%) Tester
6 24 (5.67%) Test Leader
7 23 (5.44%) Coordinator
8 20 (4.73%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.26%) Developer
9 18 (4.26%) Administrator
10 17 (4.02%) Service Manager
10 17 (4.02%) Consultant
11 13 (3.07%) Test Specialist
12 12 (2.84%) Support Engineer
13 9 (2.13%) Programme Manager
13 9 (2.13%) QA Tester
13 9 (2.13%) Knowledge Manager
14 8 (1.89%) ServiceNow Developer
14 8 (1.89%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (29.79%) HTML
2 104 (24.59%) .NET
3 89 (21.04%) ASP.NET
4 84 (19.86%) JSP
5 28 (6.62%) XML
6 25 (5.91%) CSS
7 24 (5.67%) Web Services
8 15 (3.55%) XSD
9 13 (3.07%) XSLT
10 9 (2.13%) OLE
11 8 (1.89%) J2EE
12 6 (1.42%) Middleware
13 5 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (0.95%) Visualforce
14 4 (0.95%) WebCenter
15 3 (0.71%) Ajax
15 3 (0.71%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (0.71%) SOAP
16 2 (0.47%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.69%) Management Information System
2 23 (5.44%) CMDB
3 18 (4.26%) Wiki
4 17 (4.02%) Social Media
5 15 (3.55%) Mainframe
6 13 (3.07%) W3C
6 13 (3.07%) Semantic Web
7 11 (2.60%) Data Conversion
7 11 (2.60%) Graphic Design
8 10 (2.36%) Taxonomies
9 8 (1.89%) Open Source
10 7 (1.65%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.65%) Social Network
11 6 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.42%) Clustering
12 5 (1.18%) iPhone
13 4 (0.95%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.95%) Video Editing
13 4 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.13%) UNIX
2 58 (13.71%) Windows
3 42 (9.93%) Linux
4 30 (7.09%) Windows XP
5 29 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (6.15%) Windows 2000
8 9 (2.13%) Solaris
9 5 (1.18%) MVS
9 5 (1.18%) AIX
10 4 (0.95%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (22.46%) Project Management
2 92 (21.75%) ITIL
3 81 (19.15%) Test Scripting
4 69 (16.31%) CRM
5 51 (12.06%) Service Management
5 51 (12.06%) Test Automation
6 46 (10.87%) Incident Management
7 43 (10.17%) Workflow
8 42 (9.93%) Change Management
9 39 (9.22%) Validation
10 36 (8.51%) Test Strategy
11 35 (8.27%) Service Delivery
12 33 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (7.57%) Document Management
14 31 (7.33%) Software Testing
15 30 (7.09%) ITSM
16 25 (5.91%) Information Management
17 24 (5.67%) Content Management
17 24 (5.67%) Problem Management
17 24 (5.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (20.57%) JavaScript
2 57 (13.48%) C#
3 50 (11.82%) VB
4 42 (9.93%) SQL
5 41 (9.69%) Java
6 13 (3.07%) XQuery
6 13 (3.07%) SPARQL
7 7 (1.65%) VBA
8 5 (1.18%) C
9 4 (0.95%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.71%) Ruby
10 3 (0.71%) Python
11 2 (0.47%) ABAP
12 1 (0.24%) Perl
12 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.24%) C++
12 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.24%) SQR
12 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 126 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 107 (25.30%) ISTQB
3 105 (24.82%) SC Cleared
4 60 (14.18%) DV Cleared
5 44 (10.40%) Degree
6 22 (5.20%) ISEB
7 11 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.42%) MCSE
9 6 (1.42%) CCNA
10 5 (1.18%) MOS
11 4 (0.95%) MCITP
12 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.47%) CCNP
13 2 (0.47%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.24%) MCP
14 1 (0.24%) PgMP
14 1 (0.24%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.86%) QA
2 14 (3.31%) SLA
3 5 (1.18%) COBIT
4 3 (0.71%) BS15000
5 2 (0.47%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.47%) GCP
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.47%) GxP
5 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) TickIT
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.31%) Nmap
3 3 (0.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.47%) RACF
4 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.24%) ACF2
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 42 (9.93%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (3.31%) Nessus
3 10 (2.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.95%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.95%) OVSD
5 3 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.24%) SCCM
7 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 144 (34.04%) Oracle
2 136 (32.15%) Microsoft
3 126 (29.79%) HP
4 24 (5.67%) ServiceNow
5 17 (4.02%) Citrix
6 16 (3.78%) SAP
7 15 (3.55%) BMC
8 12 (2.84%) Remedy
9 11 (2.60%) IBM
9 11 (2.60%) Sun
10 8 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.89%) webMethods
10 8 (1.89%) CA
10 8 (1.89%) Ab Initio
11 7 (1.65%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.65%) Open Text
11 7 (1.65%) Dell
12 6 (1.42%) 29West
13 5 (1.18%) VMware
13 5 (1.18%) Cisco
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